MAGIC 2016 Preliminary Program Schedule

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* Times and presenters are subject to change; this is preliminary only
Time Technical Topics I
(Linden)
Technical Topics II
(Leatherwood 3)
Technical Topics III
(Leatherwood 2)
Technical Topics IV
(Leatherwood 1)
Technical Topics V
(Hawthorn 1)
GIS Tales
(Hawthorn 2)
GIS at the Roundtable
(Juniper)
Esri Hands On Learning Lab
(Maple)
April 26
10:30AM to 12:00PM
GIS Certification
Moderator: Jason Felton
1) GIS Certification: a Kansas City Perspective (90 Min)

Jason Felton
UG of Wyandotte Co/KCK

Kansas City, KS


Other Presenters:
Mike Schlesener, AECOM

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ArcGIS Web AppBuilder
Moderator: Charles Brady III
1) ArcGIS Web AppBuilder (90 Min)

Tim Hensley
Esri

St. Charles, MO


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APIs
Moderator: Mike Kallas
1) REST Services Inventorying: Best Practices & Lessons Learned (30 Min)

Mark McCart
Iowa DOT/HNTB

Ames, IA


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2) Esri JavaScript API Taking it to the next Level (30 Min)

Jesse Adams
North Point Geographic Solutions

Duluth, MN


Other Presenters:
Jesse Adams

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Districting
Moderator: David Drum
1) Redistricting City Council Wards (30 Min)

Sara Hintze
City of Lenexa, KS

Lenexa, KS


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2) Iowa Drainage Districts and Taxation (30 Min)

Michelle Fields
Greene County, IA

Jefferson, IA


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Emergency Management I
Moderator: Shellie Willoughby
1) Bird Flu Response 2014-15 and Planning for Next Time (30 Min)

Linda Sibert
Kansas Department of Agriculture

Manhattan, KS


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2) Wolf Creek Nuclear KDEM Exercise 2016 - Review & Lessons Learned (30 Min)

Cara Mays
Coffey County, Kansas

Burlington, KS


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Records Management
Moderator: Dan Curley
1) Utilizing GIS in Rural Iowa (30 Min)

Jeremy Butrick
Harrison County Iowa

Logan, IA


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2) Using Parcel Data and GIS to Reach New Demographics (30 Min)

Darci Paull
Kansas Forest Service
@KSForestService
Manhattan, KS


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GIS Program Management I
Moderator: Ed Crane
1) GIS Managers UNITE...Part I (90 Min)

Amber Reynolds
City of Topeka, KS
@cityoftopeka
Topeka, KS


Other Presenters:
Ed Crane, Esri

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TBD
Moderator: TBD
TBD
1:45PM to 3:15PM
GIS Programs
Moderator: Mike Schlesener
1) Statewide Floodplain Mapping in Iowa - How my hair turned grey (30 Min)

Chris Kahle
Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Iowa City, IA


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2) Missouri Local Environmental Advisory Forum (LEAF) Program (30 Min)

Ronda Headland
Missouri Department of Conservation

Springfield, MO


Other Presenters:
George Kipp, Forestry GIS Specialist, Missouri Department Conservation

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GitHub
Moderator: David Drum
1) Intro To GitHub (90 Min)

Kristen Jordan-Koenig
Kansas Data Access and Support Center
@kansasgis
Lawrence, KS


Other Presenters:
Tony Davis, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

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Mobile Technologies
Moderator: Shelley Silch
1) Centimeter Accuracy on your Tablet or Smartphone (30 Min)

Jean-Yves Lauture
Eos Positioning Systems Inc.
@EosGNSS
Terrebonne, Quebec, OR


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2) Using the USGS Data on Mobile Devices (30 Min)

Shelley Silch
U.S. Geological Survey

Urbana, IL


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ArcGIS Online I
Moderator: Brent Miller
1) ArcGIS Online Web Templates (90 Min)

Evan Marshall
Esri

St. Paul, MN


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Parcel Management
Moderator: Karen Lowery
1) Parcel Alignment Success - Its Worth The Effort! (30 Min)

Bryce Hirschman
Douglas County, KS

Lawrence, KS


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2) Working with Land Records in the Parcel Fabric (30 Min)

Chris Nelsen
Sarpy County NE

Papillion, NE


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3) Q/A Discussion on Conversion & Working in the Parcel Data Model (30 Min)

Karen Lowery
Esri

Saint Charles, MO


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Emergency Management II
Moderator: Patsy Alexander
1) Using GIS for Emergency Operations for the December 26, 2015 Flood Event in Branson Missouri. (30 Min)

Curtis Copeland
City of Branson

Branson, MO


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2) Leveraging a GIS-Centric Asset Management System after a disaster (30 Min)

Aaron Kreag, GISP
Cityworks
@CityworksAaron
Desoto, TX


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3) Vector-Borne Disease Surveillance and Control (30 Min)

Tim Hensley
Esri

St. Charles, MO


Other Presenters:
Ed Crane, Esri

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GIS Program Management II
Moderator: Amber Reynolds
1) GIS Managers UNITE...Part Deux (90 Min)

Amber Reynolds
City of Topeka, KS
@cityoftopeka
Topeka, KS


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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 1
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 1 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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3:45PM to 5:15PM
Remote Sensing
Moderator: TBD
1) Principles of Remote Sensing and Mapping using Drones (30 Min)

Michael Tully
Aerial Services, Inc.

Cedar Falls, IA


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2) Observing land from space: Interacting with land data from NASAs LP DAAC. (30 Min)

Danielle Golon
Innovate!, contractor to USGS EROS

Sioux Falls, SD


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GeoEvent Processor
Moderator: Amber Reynolds
1) GeoEvent Extension to ArcGIS Server: Getting Started (90 Min)

Tim Hensley
Esri

St. Charles, MO


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Python
Moderator: David Drum
1) How and Why to Use the ArcPy Module Instead of ArcMap (30 Min)

Clay Barrett
OSU Cartography Services

Stillwater, OK


Other Presenters:
Chris Wiebe, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

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2) Using Multiprocessing in Python to Decrease Map Production Time (30 Min)

Jeffrey Nothwehr
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lincoln, NE


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3) Using ArcGIS and Python to Web-Enable USAPI Mapping System (30 Min)

Calvin Poulsen
National Drought Mitigation Center

Lincoln, NE


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GIS Use Cases
Moderator: Tim Haithcoat
1) Registered Sex Offenders and Decreasing School Route Exposure (30 Min)

Tim Haithcoat
Georgaphic Resources Center

Columbia, MO


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2) How Maps are displayed for use on the campus at University of Missouri Columbia (30 Min)

J. R. Richardson
University of Missouri Columbia

Columbia, MO


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3) How Tall are Your Buildings (30 Min)

Kenny Legleiter
City of Columbia

Columbia, MO


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Cloud GIS I
Moderator: Mike Kallas
1) Imagery Inspection Cloud (90 Min)

Tim Bohn
Surdex

Chesterfield, MS


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NG911
Moderator: Paula Lemke
1) Is GIS Overtaking the 911 Dispatch? (30 Min)

Paula Lemke
Cerro Gordo County

Mason City, IA


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2) State of Kansas Takes Unique Approach to NG9-1-1 Preparation (30 Min)

John Krafft
GeoComm

Saint Cloud, MN


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State of the State Clearinghouses
Moderator: Mark Duewell
1) State of the State Clearinghouses

Mark Duewell
Missouri Spatial Data Information Service

Columbia, MO


Other Presenters:
Ken Nelson - Kansas, Shelby Johnson - Arkansas, Bob Nutsch - North Dakota, Nathan Watermeier - Nebraska, Mike Sharp - Oklahoma, Mark Yacucci - Illinois, Patrick Wilke-Brown - Iowa, Casey Kohrt - Iowa

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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 2
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 2 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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April 27
8:30AM to 10:00AM
Imagery
Moderator: Seth LeMaster
1) Object Oriented Approach to Classification of Irrigated Cropland (30 Min)

Karin Callahan
UNL CALMIT

Lincoln, NE


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2) Using Object Based Image Analysis to Assess Hurricane Sandy Storm Damage (30 Min)

Seth LeMaster
Arkansas GIS Office

Little Rock, AR


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Local Government
Moderator: Stacey Priest
1) Creative GIS Solutions for Local Government (90 Min)

Ryan Smith
The Schneider Corporation

Indianapolis, IN


Other Presenters:
Mark Barrie

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Python and the ArcGIS REST API
Moderator: Patsy Alexander
1) Python and the ArcGIS REST API (90 Min)

Caleb Mackey
Bolton & Menk, Inc

Mankato, MN


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Plowing Operations
Moderator: Bob Nutsch
1) Iowa DOT Winter Operations & Plow Tracking Web Applications (90 Min)

Mark McCart
Iowa DOT/HNTB

Ames, IA


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Leveraging Web Map Services through Geocortex Essentials
Moderator: Nathan Watermeier
1) Leveraging Web Map Services through Geocortex Essentials (90 Min)

Nathan Watermeier
State of Nebraska

Lincoln, NE


Other Presenters:
Jeff Timm, Nebraska Geographic Information Office

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Data Warehouses
Moderator: Brandon Banks
1) Elevation Products Available through The National Map (30 Min)

Lori Phillips
US Geological Survey

Rolla, MO


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2) The National Map Viewer / Download Client Services and Base Maps (30 Min)

Calvin Meyer
U.S. Geological Survey

Rolla, MO


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3) State Agencies / Clearinghouse  How to effectively manage Geospatial Data? (30 Min)

Michael Lane
Hexagon Geospatial

Norcross, GA


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Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Moderator: Tony Spicci
1) Unmanned Aerial Systems

Tony Spicci
Missouri Department of Conservation

Columbia, MO


Other Presenters:
Steve Kasten, Surdex Kent Park, Woolpert

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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 3
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 3 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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10:30AM to 12:00PM
Water
Moderator: Shelley Silch
1) High-Resolution Hydrographic Mapping in Southeast South Dakota (30 Min)

Ryan Thompson
USGS South Dakota Water Science Center

Huron, SD


Other Presenters:
Jon Peters, Lincoln County GIS

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2) Geocortex for Groundwater and Surface Water (30 Min)

Pam Bonebright
Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

Lincoln, NE


Other Presenters:
Chris Wiebe, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

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3) Preliminary Results are in for the Hydrography Requirements and Benefits Study (HRBS) (30 Min)

Shelley Silch
U.S. Geological Survey

Urbana, IL


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Local Government Information Model
Moderator: Paula Lemke
1) Local Government Information Model (LGIM) & Strategies for Geodatabase (Re)Design (90 Min)

Dan Rose
WaterOne

Lenexa, KS


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Cloud GIS II
Moderator: Amber Reynolds
1) Arkansas GIS Clearinghouse Cloud Migration (90 Min)

Richie Pierce
Arkansas Geographic Information Office

Little Rock, AR


Other Presenters:
Seth LeMaster, Arkansas Geographic Information Office

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ArcGIS Online II
Moderator: Shellie Willoughby
1) ArcGIS Online: Management Tips and Tools for Success (90 Min)

Evan Marshall
Esri

St. Paul, MN


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Kansas Next Generation 911 (NG9-1-1)
Moderator: Ken Nelson
1) Kansas Next Generation 911 (NG9-1-1) (90 Min)

Ken Nelson
Data Access & Support Center (DASC)

Lawrence, KS


Other Presenters:
Eileen Battles  Data Access & Support Center (DASC) GIS Project Manager Kristen Jordan-Koenig  DASC GIS Specialist

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Metadata & Standards
Moderator: Mark Duewell
1) Understanding the Impact of the New ISO Metadata Standards... (30 Min)

Mark Duewell
Missouri Spatial Data Information Service

Columbia, MO


Other Presenters:
Possibly one...

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New Technologies in LiDAR
Moderator: Randy Mayden
1) New Technologies in LiDAR

Randy Mayden
Hexagon

Defiance, MO


Other Presenters:
Steve Kasten, Surdex Nathan Watermeier, State of Nebraska

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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 4
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 4 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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1:30PM to 3:00PM
LiDAR
Moderator: Brandon Banks
1) Terrestrial Light Detection And Ranging (LiDAR) (30 Min)

Patrick Crawford
Shafer, Kline & Warren

, KS


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2) The Tale of The New Lidar Technologies, Geiger and Single Photon, and how it relates to the 3DEP Pro (60 Min)

Qassim Abdullah
Woolpert, Inc.

Arlington, VA


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Land Records Management
Moderator: Ed Crane
1) ArcGIS for Land Records (30 Min)

Ed Crane
Esri

Leawood, KS


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2) Parcel Fabric - Lessons Learned (30 Min)

Van O'Brien
The Sidwell Company

St. Charles, IL


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Geocortex
Moderator: Jason Close
1) Why Geocortex? (90 Min)

Jason Close
Latitude Geographics Ltd.

Victoria, WA


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ArcGIS Online III
Moderator: Bob Nutsch
1) Making the Most of ArcGIS Online for Your Organization - A Look at a Regional Example (30 Min)

Sam Giebner
North Point Geographic Solutions

Duluth, MN


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2) A New and Improved Search Tool for ArcGIS Online (30 Min)

Bob Nutsch
State of North Dakota

Bismarck, ND


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Deploying Native Apps with the ArcGIS Runtime
Moderator: TBD
1) Deploying Native Apps with the ArcGIS Runtime (90 Min)

Caleb Mackey
Bolton & Menk, Inc

Mankato, MN


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Historical GIS
Moderator: Susan Norton
1) Historical Topographic Map Collection Gray Tint Correction (30 Min)

Brian Collinge
U.S. Geological Survey - National Geosaptial Technical Operations Center

Rolla, MO


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2) Historic Fayetteville Story Map (30 Min)

Michael Morisette
City of Fayetteville, AR

Fayetteville, AR


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3) The Making of a Digital Version of Arkansas (30 Min)

Shelby Johnson
State of Arkansas

Little Rock, AR


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Handy Tips & Tricks with Apps
Moderator: Amber Reynolds
1) Have you ever used... Fantastic tips, tools, tricks & more!

Amber Reynolds
City of Topeka, KS
@cityoftopeka
Topeka, KS


Other Presenters:
Christian Cooley, City of Kansas City, Kansas/Wyandotte County, KS Kyle Gonterwitz, Kansas Department of Transportation Kristen Jordan-Koenig, Kansas Data Access & Support Center Stacey Priest, Schneider Corporation

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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 5
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 5 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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3:30PM to 5:00PM
Smart Devices
Moderator: Mike Kallas
1) Smart Device Mapping with Precise Positioning (90 Min)

Joe Madej
Seiler Instrument

St Louis, MO


Other Presenters:
Scott Smith, Carol Burnis

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State GIS
Moderator: Joe Eckmann
1) ArcGIS for State Government (30 Min)

Joe Eckmann
Esri

, KS


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2) SlimGIM: Using an Enterprise GIS Capability and Maturity Model to Assess EGIS within the State of Iowa (30 Min)

Patrick Wilke-Brown
State of Iowa

Des Moines, IA


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Contracting and Implementation
Moderator: Paula Lemke
1) Managing Geo-Spatial Data for Multi-Contractor Construction Projects (30 Min)

Tim Sosinski
Shafer, Kline & Warren

Lenexa, KS


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2) Dispelling the Myth of High-Priced GIS Implementation (30 Min)

Paula Lemke
Cerro Gordo County

Mason City, IA


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3) Digital Revolution: The Future of Affordable, High-Quality Imagery Procurement (30 Min)

Randy Mayden
Hexagon

Defiance, MO


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Community & Economic Development
Moderator: Stacey Priest
1) Neighborhood Design for Health in the Des Moines 50314 Zip Code Project (30 Min)

Denise Attard Sacco
Neighborhood Design for Health Collaboration

Clive, IA


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2) Developing and Utilizing Community Indicators (30 Min)

Sara Hintze
City of Lenexa, KS

Lenexa, KS


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3) Using Transit Data for Efficiency, Expansion, and Economic Development (30 Min)

Kathie Pfaffle
Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Organization

Sioux City, IA


Other Presenters:
Herb Kuehne

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Smart Management & Analytics
Moderator: Nathan Watermeier
1) Solve real world issues in a smart fresh way with Hexagon Smart M.App®! (30 Min)

Michael Lane
Hexagon Geospatial

Norcross, GA


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Engaging the Citizenry
Moderator: Susan Norton
1) GeoMentoring and an Enterprise GIS (30 Min)

Dan Rose
WaterOne

Lenexa, KS


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2) Engagement in Citizen Science: An Overview of Volunteer Motivation in the US Geological Surveys Nat (30 Min)

Elizabeth McCartney
U.S. Geological Survey

Rolla, MO


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The Quest for the Elusive City Boundary :: Panel
Moderator: Shelby Johnson
1) The Quest for the Elusive City Boundary

Shelby Johnson
State of Arkansas

Little Rock, AR


Other Presenters:
Craig Best, US Census Eileen Battles, State of Kansas

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Esri Hands On Learning Lab 6
Moderator: TBD
1) Esri Hands On Learning Lab 6 (90 Min)

Paige O'Neil
Esri

Redlands, CA


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